Laws, L.L.M.

  • Application Deadline
  • 18 mois
  • Tuition
    Tuition (Semester)
    Tuition (Semester)
  • French, English, German
The Master in Law follows the Bachelor programme to complete students’ basic legal training. Graduates can therefore enter the job market directly. Thanks to the range of available electives and the dissertation, students may have the opportunity to gain general knowledge in various legal fields.
  • Overview
  • Programme outline
  • Key facts
  • Admission requirements
  • Fees and funding


Thematic Master’s programmes
  • Economic law: focuses on topics relating to business, finance, taxation and competition;
  • Civil and criminal law: focuses on topics relating to family law, inheritance, legal responsibility, offences and criminal justice;
  • Right of public action: focuses on topics relating to the public interest, public services, the social sector and the environment.

Private or public sector jurist, lawyer, solicitor, judge, legal advisor in government or non-governmental organisations, etc.

Programme Structure

  • 6 core courses (36 Credits)
  • 6 electives (36 Credits)
  • Dissertation and seminar (18 Credits): The dissertation is written as part of a seminar; however, students may write their dissertation outside the seminar (12 credits) and supplement it with an additional elective (6 credits).

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 18 mois
  • Study intensity Temps-plein
  • Crédits
    90 ECTS
  • Langues
    • French
    • Partially taught in English
    • Partially taught in German
  • Mode d'enseignement
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English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

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Academic Requirements

A Bachelor of Law from a Swiss university or an equivalent foreign law degree.

Tuition Fee Per Semester

  • EUR 460 International
  • EUR 460 EEE
  • Tuition fees are 500 CHF per semester


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